The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 1 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 186 87 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.00% 12.13% 16.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.92% 58.00% 56.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 47 53
Median daily rate £431 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £145 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £516 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 15
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.37 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.51% -23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £10.67 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £14.07 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £42.46 £19.23
% change year-on-year
-9.91% +120.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
245 150 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 39.52% 20.92% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 85 115
Median daily rate £440 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.18% +15.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £145 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 25
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.24 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.25 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 242 (87.36%) SC Cleared
2 109 (39.35%) Windows
3 94 (33.94%) DV Cleared
4 88 (31.77%) Microsoft
5 77 (27.80%) ITIL
6 59 (21.30%) Active Directory
7 46 (16.61%) MS Office
8 41 (14.80%) Service Management
9 39 (14.08%) Finance
10 33 (11.91%) Cisco
10 33 (11.91%) Windows Server
11 32 (11.55%) Project Management
11 32 (11.55%) SLA
12 30 (10.83%) MS Excel
13 29 (10.47%) WAN
13 29 (10.47%) Risk Management
13 29 (10.47%) Hyper-V
14 27 (9.75%) Management Information System
15 26 (9.39%) Cisco Certification
15 26 (9.39%) Office 365
15 26 (9.39%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (9.03%) Windows Server 2008
16 25 (9.03%) Service Design
17 24 (8.66%) Windows 10
18 23 (8.30%) Cybersecurity
18 23 (8.30%) CISSP
18 23 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (7.94%) CESG
19 22 (7.94%) Unix
19 22 (7.94%) CESG Certified Professional

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (3.25%) Skype for Business
3 8 (2.89%) IIS
3 8 (2.89%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.81%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (1.44%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.08%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 46 (16.61%) MS Office
2 30 (10.83%) MS Excel
3 20 (7.22%) MS Project
4 7 (2.53%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (6.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.44%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.39%) Office 365
2 6 (2.17%) IaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.47%) WAN
2 18 (6.50%) IPsec
3 17 (6.14%) Firewall
3 17 (6.14%) LAN
4 15 (5.42%) DHCP
4 15 (5.42%) Wireless
5 14 (5.05%) VPN
6 12 (4.33%) Unified Communications
7 10 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (2.89%) VLAN
10 7 (2.53%) DNS
11 6 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (1.81%) BGP
12 5 (1.81%) EIGRP
12 5 (1.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (1.81%) FCoE
12 5 (1.81%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (1.81%) OSPF
12 5 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.97%) Big Data
2 10 (3.61%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.89%) Hadoop
3 8 (2.89%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.81%) Essbase
6 4 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.44%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.08%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.08%) DataStax
7 3 (1.08%) HBase
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.36%) GIS
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.44%) Ant
2 4 (1.44%) Gradle
3 3 (1.08%) Hudson
3 3 (1.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.72%) JIRA
4 2 (0.72%) MSI
4 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.36%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.36%) JUnit
5 1 (0.36%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.36%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.36%) Mockito
5 1 (0.36%) Moq
5 1 (0.36%) NUnit
5 1 (0.36%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.36%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 39 (14.08%) Finance
2 7 (2.53%) Legal
3 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (17.33%) Analyst
2 46 (16.61%) Architect
3 33 (11.91%) Consultant
4 17 (6.14%) Project Manager
5 16 (5.78%) Security Advisor
6 12 (4.33%) Service Architect
7 10 (3.61%) Technical Architect
8 8 (2.89%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 8 (2.89%) Security Consultant
8 8 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (2.89%) Wintel Analyst
9 7 (2.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (2.53%) CRM Architect
9 7 (2.53%) CRM Solutions Architect
9 7 (2.53%) Service Analyst
9 7 (2.53%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (2.53%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (2.53%) Test Manager
10 6 (2.17%) Developer
10 6 (2.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.89%) SailPoint
2 7 (2.53%) .NET
2 7 (2.53%) CSS
3 6 (2.17%) HTML
4 5 (1.81%) XML
5 4 (1.44%) EJB
5 4 (1.44%) Java EE
5 4 (1.44%) JMS
5 4 (1.44%) SAML
5 4 (1.44%) Web Services
5 4 (1.44%) XSLT
6 2 (0.72%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.72%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.72%) WCF
7 1 (0.36%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.36%) JavaFX
7 1 (0.36%) JPA
7 1 (0.36%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.75%) Management Information System
2 22 (7.94%) CESG
3 18 (6.50%) Cryptography
4 11 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.97%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.25%) Replication
6 8 (2.89%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.89%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.44%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.44%) Statistics
8 3 (1.08%) CCTV
8 3 (1.08%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.72%) User Experience
10 1 (0.36%) CMDB
10 1 (0.36%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.36%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 109 (39.35%) Windows
2 33 (11.91%) Windows Server
3 26 (9.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (9.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (8.66%) Windows 10
6 22 (7.94%) Unix
7 19 (6.86%) Linux
8 18 (6.50%) Windows Vista
9 15 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (3.61%) Windows 8
12 9 (3.25%) Windows 7
13 7 (2.53%) CentOS
14 4 (1.44%) Android
15 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.36%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (27.80%) ITIL
2 41 (14.80%) Service Management
3 32 (11.55%) Project Management
4 29 (10.47%) Risk Management
5 25 (9.03%) Service Design
6 23 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (8.30%) Cybersecurity
7 21 (7.58%) Information Assurance
7 21 (7.58%) PRINCE2
8 19 (6.86%) Incident Management
9 18 (6.50%) Logistics
10 17 (6.14%) CRM
11 16 (5.78%) Risk Assessment
11 16 (5.78%) Security Testing
12 15 (5.42%) Change Management
13 14 (5.05%) ITIL V3
13 14 (5.05%) Security Architecture
13 14 (5.05%) Service Delivery
14 13 (4.69%) ISMS
15 12 (4.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.69%) SQL
2 9 (3.25%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.89%) Java
4 6 (2.17%) Python
5 5 (1.81%) C
5 5 (1.81%) C#
5 5 (1.81%) VB
5 5 (1.81%) VBScript
6 4 (1.44%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.08%) Perl
7 3 (1.08%) Ruby
8 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 242 (87.36%) SC Cleared
2 94 (33.94%) DV Cleared
3 26 (9.39%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (8.30%) CISSP
5 22 (7.94%) CESG Certified Professional
6 19 (6.86%) CCNP
7 14 (5.05%) CEH
7 14 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (4.33%) CCNA
9 12 (4.33%) CREST Certified
9 12 (4.33%) OSCP
10 9 (3.25%) APMP
10 9 (3.25%) CCIE
10 9 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (2.89%) MCSA
12 5 (1.81%) CISM
13 4 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (1.08%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.55%) SLA
2 19 (6.86%) RMADS
3 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.08%) QA
4 2 (0.72%) FedRAMP
4 2 (0.72%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.36%) ISO22301
System Software
1 59 (21.30%) Active Directory
2 29 (10.47%) Hyper-V
3 14 (5.05%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.53%) vCloud
6 5 (1.81%) Docker
6 5 (1.81%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (1.81%) UAG
6 5 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.44%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.44%) vSphere
8 3 (1.08%) HDFS
9 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.72%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (7.58%) SCCM
2 8 (2.89%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (2.53%) WSUS
4 6 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (1.81%) Puppet
5 5 (1.81%) SCOM
5 5 (1.81%) vRealize
6 4 (1.44%) BladeLogic
6 4 (1.44%) OVSD
7 3 (1.08%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (1.08%) vMotion
8 2 (0.72%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.36%) Nessus
9 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 88 (31.77%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.91%) Cisco
3 20 (7.22%) Oracle
4 17 (6.14%) VMware
5 11 (3.97%) Red Hat
6 10 (3.61%) HP
7 9 (3.25%) Citrix
7 9 (3.25%) F5
7 9 (3.25%) Symantec
8 7 (2.53%) Forcepoint
8 7 (2.53%) Remedy
9 5 (1.81%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.81%) Hyperion
9 5 (1.81%) Intel Security
9 5 (1.81%) Juniper
10 4 (1.44%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.44%) Lumension
10 4 (1.44%) Nokia
11 3 (1.08%) Riverbed
11 3 (1.08%) Veeam
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